Faro di Scilla, Scilla

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Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Scilla Lighthouse is an active lighthouse in Reggio Calabria, southern Italy. It is located on a terrace of Castello Ruffo di Scilla, in the town of Scilla on the Strait of Messina. The light is important in directing ships onto the Strait from the north.
Built in 1913, it has a small cylindrical tower, 6 metres high, painted white with a black base. At the top is the lantern surrounded by the gallery. The lighthouse has a focal plane of 72 metres.
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  • a part of the fortress is closed of for military purposes, and beside it is this little lighthouse on the outer side.  more »
  • The lighthouse can be admired at the entrance to the castle. But the lighthouse is nothing special. Much nicer are the surrounding areas of the castle.  more »
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  • Very nice place, with spectacular panoramic views. To see
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